SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In time for Giving Tuesday, YouCaring, the leader in free online fundraising, announced the results from its analysis of the "10 Most Compassionate Cities" of 2016.
By showcasing the cities making the largest positive impact, YouCaring encourages more individuals to give back to their community. YouCaring (www.youcaring.com) promotes Compassionate Crowdfunding™ for personal and charitable causes, empowering their members to reach out and support those in need.
The "10 Most Compassionate Cities" of 2016 ranking is based on total donations raised per 100,000 households, providing a list of cities whose compassion and caring helps those in need.
10 Most Compassionate Cities of 2016
- Baton Rouge, LA
- Atlanta, GA
- Salt Lake City, UT
- Seattle, WA
- Midland, TX
- Charleston, SC
- Pittsburgh, PA
- Orlando, FL
- Denver, CO
- Miami, FL
"A campaign's location is extremely important to its success," explained Dan Saper, President of YouCaring. "Many successful campaigns are organized by members of a closely knit community."
The giving season is just around the corner. To celebrate this Giving Tuesday, YouCaring is launching their second #YouCaringGives campaign. YouCaring is donating to selected fundraisers to help them get a step closer to success, which is just one way that they uphold their mission of Compassionate Crowdfunding™.
Launched in 2011, YouCaring is a free crowdfunding platform that empowers people to help others through hardships and enjoy happier, healthier lives. The YouCaring community has raised more than $500 million in donations from 6 million supporters – all without charging fees. Like its donors, YouCaring relies on donations from generous supporters to finance its operations. YouCaring believes kindness is powerful and is dedicated to helping people overcome, heal, and thrive.
Heather Atherton, Actual